An Post History and Heritage Site
Welcome to the official website of
Kilmacanogue History Society
Our aim is to promote the collection, preservation and communication of the cultural heritage of the Kilmacanogue area and its environs.
KILMACANOGUE HISTORY SOCIETY
8.00 pm on Tuesday 7th February 2017
Seán Keating (1889 – 1977) was an outstanding Irish artist who painted iconic images of the Irish War of Independence and of the early industrialisation of Ireland.
Dr O'Connor is an art historian, curator, lecturer, art advisor and archivist. Born in Dublin, she began her professional career as a visual artist exhibiting in Ireland, Denmark and North America. She studied art history in UCD and was awarded a PhD from the School of Art History and Cultural Policy in 2008. She is now a Research Associate with TRIARC, the Irish Art Research Centre at TCD. She has published a number of books on Irish artists, the latest of which is of the above title.
Glenview Hotel, Glen of the Downs 8.00 pm
Entry €4 (members €3) – all welcome
Of necessity, we have increased the entrance fee for Members to €3, and for non-members to €4. The annual membership subscription remains at €5, with the entrance fee waived for the evening when the membership subscription is paid. There will be many members renewing membership on next Tuesday before the talk - to speed things up, we would appreciate it if those attending would have the correct payment at hand.
Unveiling of the Kilmacanogue Heritage Sign February 2013
More photographs on our Photos Page